Zoo and Live Animal Show
Zoo and Live Animal Show In Denver
From native Colorado species to exotic creatures from the other side of the globe, from delicate butterflies to lumbering elephants, The Mile High City, Denver is filled with amazing animals in state-of-the-art habitats. Lions, tigers, bears and so much more! Set aside several hours for exploration at the Denver Zoo, an eye-opening experience for all ages.
The fourth most popular zoo in the nation has about 4,000 animals representing more than 750 species. The Toyota Elephant Passage will give you an up-close-and-personal experience with massive Asian elephants. You’ll also love Primate Panorama, where fun-loving orangutans make their home.
Zoo in Denver brings education alive, providing a unique learning experience that sparks an interest in the natural world for visitors and program participants alike. Sitting on 80-acres in Denver’s Historic City Park, the Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), which assures the highest standards of animal care.
A leader in green action, Denver Zoo is the greenest zoo in the country and is dedicated to ensuring the safety of the environment in support of all species by attaining the highest environmental standards. Since 1996, Denver Zoo has participated in about 600 animal conservation projects in 62 countries on all seven continents.